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Preserved Children Recipe

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This recipe for Preserved Children, by , is from The CBPO Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Judy Brauning; rural carrier (retired)
Added: Sunday, March 16, 2008


1 large field
1/2 dozen children
2 or 3 puppies
1 little brook
1 spoon pebbles
dash of flowers

Mix children and puppies together.
Put into field
Pour pebbles over the brook
Sprinkle the field with flowers
Spread over all a deep blue sky and bake in the sun until golden brown
Give thanks to God while cooling in the tub
Serves all




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